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Heed gender rules, Mexican poll official tells parties


March 26th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 26 (IANS/EFE) The head of Mexico's Federal Electoral Institute, or IFE, said political parties that failed to abide by gender equality rules in selecting candidates for the ... Read more...

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Etisalat writes off $827 mn, evaluates India options


February 9th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Abu Dhabi-based telecom firm Etisalat Thursday wrote off its investments worth $827 million in the mobile company Etisalat DB and said the company is evaluating ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Students apologise to Panjab varsity teacher over complaint


April 11th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 11 (IANS) Following a legal notice served by their teacher, Panjab University's history students Monday went on the backfoot and said they did not intend to hurt the ... Read more...

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Australian rape victim sues her employer UAE hotel


March 30th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) A 29-year-old Australian woman has sued her employer hotel in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after she was jailed on charges of having sex outside marriage ... Read more...

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Oz woman sues UAE 5-star hotel after she was raped, jailed for sex outside marriage


March 30th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): An Australian woman, who was drugged and raped by co-workers, has sued a five-star UAE hotel after she ended up in jail for eight months for having sex ... Read more...

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Pak SC warns police, spy agencies over increasing ‘illegal disappearances’


January 28th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 28(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has observed that the country's law-enforcement agencies have been flagrantly violating the court orders despite repeated warnings."The complaints of missing citizens instead of decreasing have increased, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Arizona shooter studied assassins on internet before attack


January 27th, 2011 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 27 (IANS) The 22-year-old man, accused of shooting US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffordsm, studied about several assassins and legal consequences on internet before opening fire at a supermarket in Arizona, ... Read more...

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Missing people case: Pak SC warns intelligence agencies against ‘illegal acts’


January 18th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 18(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has warned the authorities- including the intelligence agencies- against taking any illegal actions, and reminded them that they were bound to trace the people who had ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Cosmetic surgery a booming business in China


January 17th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Despite a wave of disasters in recent years, cosmetic surgery is a big business in China where the industry is now worth 10billion pounds a year.The death of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

New pictorial warnings on tobacco products in effect


December 2nd, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1(IANS) Tobacco products in the country must carry a new set of pictorial warnings depicting a cancer-stricken mouth from Dec 1, a notification by the ministry of health ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Lindsay Lohan Walks Out Hours After Being Jailed


September 25th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It looks like 'Mean Girls' star Lindsay Lohan is struggling not just to stay out of the limelight but also jail. On Friday, the 'Freaky Friday' ... Read more...

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Attorney Fred Pritzker Slams Wright County Egg Over Egg Recall Fiasco


August 20th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fred Pritzker the well known Food safety lawyer is ramming Wright County Egg, the egg farm infamously known for the ongoing massive egg recall in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Students caught in Facebook sex contest


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, May 22 (ANI): An online game on Facebook that saw Grade 11 and 12 boys competing to see who can have sex with the most Grade 8 girls has prompted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Balloon Boy’s parents finally get their balloon back


May 16th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Larimer County, May 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In the infamous ‘Balloon Boy’ case, the Heene family is finally got their huge balloon back. They have suffered a lot, on account of gaining ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chinese factories supplying new ‘legal highs’ to Brit dealers


March 29th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): A new probe into "legal highs" has found that Chinese chemical factories are supplying drugs like mephedrone and methylone to British dealers.The investigation also uncovered plans to outsmart ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods ‘threatens to sue PETA’ over sex life-mocking ad


February 26th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, February 26 (ANI): Tiger Woods has reportedly threatened to take People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to court over their planned billboards bearing his face and the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

“Deadliest Catch” Captain’s Son Lands In Jail


February 20th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Seattle, Feb 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears that Phil Harris' family is experiencing a tough situation these days. According to the reports, the family, which had recently lost the captain ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Adam Lambert’s kiss blurred in CBS’s ‘Early Show’


November 26th, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Adam Lambert who appeared on the CBS’s ‘Early Show’ is in the news yet again. He is quiet open about his sexual leanings and he ... Read more...

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Adam Lambert’s AMA Performance Continues To Create Controversy


November 26th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The controversy that Adam Lambert had struck up, thanks to his performance in the American Music Awards, continues to this day, almost a week after the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Leaked documents reveal shortcomings of British army in Iraq war


November 23rd, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (DPA) Documents released ahead of a report by the British government on the country's involvement in the 2003 invasion of Iraq contain a highly critical assessment of the British ... Read more...

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Angry Kat does not Twitter!


September 16th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K Jha Someone has been impersonating Katrina Kaif on Twitter, and the actress who is shooting in Bhopal is not amused at all. "Something has to be done to stop this ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Iran’s judicial committee rejects jail rape charges


September 12th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 12 (DPA) A special judicial committee has rejected allegations by the opposition of rape in Iranian jails, Fars news agency reported Saturday. The committee said in a report that Mehdi Karroubi, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Criss Angel threatened with lawsuit for abducting Jeff Beacher’s cat


May 16th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): Celebrity illusionist Criss Angel has been threatened with a lawsuit, after producer Jeff Beacher alleged that he stole his cat.Beacher has accused Angel of refusing to return his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Media overlooks health contexts of DUI cases among young celebrities


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Though drinking and driving (DUI) arrests of celebrities such as Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan stir up a news storm, little attention is paid to the health ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bush leaves Guantanamo Bay prison headache for McCain, Obama


October 21st, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.21 (ANI): U.S. President George W Bush has decided not close down the prison facility at the Guantanamo Bay naval base near Cuba, citing that there are too many legal ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Jamie Lynns pregnancy rumour is just a rumour


October 10th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 10 (ANI): Jamie Lynn Spears, the 17-year-old who gave birth to daughter Maddie Briann Aldridge three months ago, is not pregnant, a pal has said.The National Enquirer reported that ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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